Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 17 16
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 16.16% 17.24% 22.22%
As % of the Vendors category 34.78% 38.46% 67.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 31
Macclesfield median annual salary £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% - -5.66%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £48,250 £38,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +10.77%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Macclesfield.

All Vendors
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 46 52 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 46.46% 44.83% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 48
Macclesfield median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +40.35% -18.57%
10th Percentile £20,300 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £48,750 £50,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -3.29%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Macclesfield.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Macclesfield over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Office 365
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) SLA
7 3 (18.75%) Wireless
7 3 (18.75%) NHS
8 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (12.50%) MySQL
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (12.50%) ETL
8 2 (12.50%) Xbox
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) PPC Executive
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Xbox
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
4 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.25%) Google